Apple Admits Studio Display Experiencing Speaker Issues, Offers Only Temporary Fix

Tuesday, August 2, 2022

Apple has admitted that customers using the Studio Display may experience audio-related issues, including sound unexpectedly and abruptly cutting out,...

Apple Adds Eight More Macs to Vintage Products List

Monday, August 1, 2022

As expected, Apple today updated its vintage products list with eight more MacBook, MacBook Air, MacBook Pro, and iMac models released in 2015 and 2016.

Canada Approves watchOS 9's AFib History Feature

Friday, July 29, 2022

AFib History, one of watchOS 9's new health features, this week received regulatory approval in Canada, seemingly making it the first country to do so...

Apple Releases macOS Monterey 12.5 With Safari and TV App Updates

Wednesday, July 20, 2022

Apple today released macOS Monterey 12.5, the fifth major update to the ‌macOS Monterey‌ operating system that launched in October 2021. ‌macOS Monterey‌...

Apple Releases iOS 15.6 With New Live Sports Features, Storage Bug Fix and More

Wednesday, July 20, 2022

Apple today released iOS 15.6 and iPadOS 15.6, the sixth major updates to the iOS and iPadOS 15 operating systems that were initially released in September...

Apple Releases watchOS 8.7 With Bug Fixes and Performance Improvements

Wednesday, July 20, 2022

Apple today released watchOS 8.7, the sixth major update to the watchOS 8 operating system that launched in September 2021. watchOS 8.6 comes around...

Apple Releases HomePod 15.6 Software With Siri Voice Recognition in Additional Languages

Wednesday, July 20, 2022

Alongside iOS 15.6, iPadOS 15.6, macOS Monterey 12.5, and tvOS 15.6, Apple today released a new 15.6 update for the HomePod and the HomePod mini. The...

Apple Releases tvOS 15.6 for Apple TV HD and Apple TV 4K With Performance Improvements

Wednesday, July 20, 2022

Apple today released tvOS 15.6, the sixth major update to the tvOS operating system that first launched in September 2021. tvOS 15.6 comes more than...

iPhone X vs. iPhone 14 Pro: New Features to Expect if You've Waited to Upgrade

Wednesday, July 20, 2022

Launched in 2017, the iPhone X was a major evolution of the iPhone. The device replaced the Home button and Touch ID with swipe-based navigation and...

Apple Pay charges the card user?

Tuesday, July 19, 2022

Faulty MacBook Butterfly Keyboards Cost Apple $50 Million in Lawsuit Settlement

Tuesday, July 19, 2022

Apple will pay $50 million to settle a 2018 class-action lawsuit over the faulty butterfly keyboards that were used in MacBook machines between 2015...

Update July 2022, MacBook Pro and MacBook Air Buyers guide.

Wednesday, July 13, 2022

Update, MacBook Pro and MacBook Air Buyers guide July 2022

Buyers guide MacBook Pro’s and MacBook Air's
Note, 
2015/16, MacBook...

M1 vs. M2 MacBook Air Buyer's Guide: Is It Worth Upgrading?

Friday, July 8, 2022

Prices in USD.
Apple's MacBook Air with the M2 chip comes over a year and a half after its M1-based predecessor. The new device features a complete...

Refurbished Mac Studio

Wednesday, July 6, 2022

Refurbished Mac Studio

Base 13-Inch MacBook Pro With M2 Chip Has Significantly Slower SSD Speeds

Monday, June 27, 2022

Following the launch of Apple's new 13-inch MacBook Pro with the M2 chip, it has been discovered that the $1,299 base model with 256GB of storage has...

M2 MacBook Pro vs. 14- and 16-Inch MacBook Pro Buyer's Guide

Friday, June 24, 2022

Apple announced a major update for its high-end MacBook Pro models last year, with the new machines featuring a complete redesign, the M1 Pro and M1...

Apple Updates Pages, Numbers, and Keynote With New Features

Tuesday, June 21, 2022

Apple today updated its iWork suite of apps, introducing new features for Pages, Numbers, and Keynote on both iOS devices and Mac. These are minor version...

Apple Releases Safari Technology Preview 147 With macOS Ventura Features

Tuesday, June 21, 2022

Apple today released a new update for Safari Technology Preview, the experimental browser Apple first introduced in March 2016. Apple designed the ‌Safari...

M1 vs. M2 MacBook Pro: Is It Worth the Upgrade?

Friday, June 17, 2022

Apple's M2 MacBook Pro comes over a year and a half after its M1-based predecessor. The new device features the exact same design, but there are several...

Apple Releases New Build of macOS Monterey 12.4 for M2 Macs Ahead of 13-Inch MacBook Pro Launch

Thursday, June 16, 2022

Apple today released a new build of macOS Monterey 12.4 that's designed for the upcoming M2Macs, the first of which is set to be available for purchase...

Apple Releases macOS Big Sur 11.6.7 With Mail App Fix

Thursday, June 9, 2022

Apple today released macOS Big Sur 11.6.7, a minor update to the macOS Big Sur operating system that preceded the current macOS Monterey release. The...

M1 versus M2 chip: Here’s everything we know so far

Tuesday, June 7, 2022

AnandTech has taken a deep dive into the new M2 chip announced yesterday, focusing in particular on the M1 versus M2 chip performance. These chips are...

macOS 13 Ventura Lets You Use Your iPhone's Camera as a Webcam

Monday, June 6, 2022

As part of its macOS 13 Ventura presentation at WWDC 2022, Apple today announced Continuity Camera, which gives Mac owners the ability to use their iPhone...

iOS 16 Drops Support for iPhone 6s, iPhone 7, Original iPhone SE and More

Monday, June 6, 2022

Apple's newly announced iOS 16 operating system is compatible with many of the iPhones that are able to run iOS 15, but it does drop support for some...

watchOS 9 Drops Support for Apple Watch Series 3

Monday, June 6, 2022

watchOS 9 has officially dropped support for the Apple Watch Series 3, as it will only be compatible with the Apple Watch Series 4 and later.
watchOS...

Which are more reliable: hard disks or SSDs?

Friday, June 3, 2022

However else they might differ, hard disks are cheaper for any given capacity than SSDs. Two main reasons often given for preferring SSDs whenever possible...

Apple Releases Safari Technology Preview 146 With Bug Fixes and Performance Improvements

Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Apple today released a new update for Safari Technology Preview, the experimental browser Apple first introduced in March 2016. Apple designed the ‌Safari...

Apple Releases HomePod Software 15.5.1 With Fix for Bug That Could Cause Music to Stop Playing

Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Apple today released a new 15.5.1 update for the HomePod and the HomePod mini, with the new software coming a week and a half after the launch of the...

Apple display supplier BOE may lose all iPhone 14 orders after trying to cheat

Friday, May 20, 2022

The problems faced by tertiary Apple display supplier BOE appear to have gone from bad to worse, according to a new report. The company is now in danger...

iPhone eSIM bug randomly deactivating iMessage and FaceTime, requiring physical SIM

Friday, May 20, 2022

An apparent iPhone eSIM bug is randomly deactivating iMessage and FaceTime. In some cases, the only resolution appears to be to install a physical SIM.

MacBook Pro stage light lawsuit dismissed; court said Apple didn’t have to disclose the flaw

Friday, May 20, 2022

A class action lawsuit against Apple for the so-called MacBook Pro stage light issue has been dismissed, the court ruling that Apple had no legal obligation...

Apple patches dozens of security flaws with iOS 15.5, over 50 fixes for macOS 12.4

Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Apple has released iOS 15.5, macOS 12.4, and more today with updates like new features for Apple Cash, the Podcasts app, and the Studio Display webcam...

Apple Releases HomePod Software 15.5

Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Alongside iOS 15.5, iPadOS 15.5, and tvOS 15.5, Apple today released a new 15.5 update for the HomePod and the HomePod mini. The ‌HomePod‌ 15.5 update...

Apple Podcasts to Gain Downloaded Episode Controls, Annual Subscription Plans, and Hosting Partnerships

Monday, May 16, 2022

Apple today announced several new features for the Podcasts app, including downloaded episode controls, annual subscription plans, partnerships with...

Apple Releases tvOS 15.5 for Apple TV HD and Apple TV 4K

Monday, May 16, 2022

Apple today released tvOS 15.5, the fifth major update to the tvOS operating system that first launched in September 2021. tvOS 15.5 comes more than...

Apple Releases watchOS 8.6 With ECG Support in Mexico

Monday, May 16, 2022

Apple today released watchOS 8.6, the fifth major update to the watchOS 8 operating system that launched in September 2021. watchOS 8.6 comes two months...

Apple Releases iOS 15.5 and iPadOS 15.5 With Wallet and Podcast Updates

Monday, May 16, 2022

Apple today released iOS 15.5 and iPadOS 15.5, the fifth major updates to the iOS and iPadOS 15operating systems that were initially released in September...

Apple Releases Studio Display Firmware 15.5 With Webcam Update

Monday, May 16, 2022

Apple today released a new 15.5 firmware for the Studio Display, with the update coming after a few weeks of beta testing. The Studio Display Firmware...

Apple Releases macOS Monterey 12.4 With Support for Studio Display Webcam Update

Monday, May 16, 2022

Apple today released macOS Monterey 12.4, the fourth major update to the ‌macOS Monterey‌ operating system that launched in October 2021. ‌macOS Monterey‌...

Let take a look at Apple’s current product list that doesn’t look so good.

Monday, May 9, 2022

Let take a look at Apple’s current product list that doesn’t look so good.
Apple Studio DisplayIt’s all about the ultra-wide lensApple proudly says...

M1 Max Mac Studio Owners Complain of Irritating High-Pitched Noise

Thursday, April 28, 2022

Some Mac Studio owners have noticed that their machines are making a high-pitched "whining" sound that appears to be coming from the fan. 
Most...

iPhone Repair Manuals

Wednesday, April 27, 2022

iPhone Repair Manuals
 
Self Service Repair Store For Apple Products

Here’s how to update the Apple Studio Display and improve your webcam quality

Tuesday, April 26, 2022

Apple has released the beta of its promised update to improve the webcam on its Studio Display for camera tuning, contrast, noise reduction, and more....

Brave has announced a new feature that bypasses pages rendered with Google's AMP framework and automatically redirects users to the original website.

Thursday, April 21, 2022

Privacy-focused browser Brave has announced a new feature that bypasses pages rendered with Google's AMP framework and automatically redirects users...

M1 Thunderbolt ports don’t fully support USB 3.1 Gen 2

Monday, April 18, 2022

M1 Thunderbolt ports don’t fully support USB 3.1 Gen 2Apple claims that all its new models using M1 series chips come with Thunderbolt ports which support...

Apple releases Final Cut Pro 10.6.2 featuring Duplicate Detection, Voice Isolation, and optimized Mac Studio performance

Tuesday, April 12, 2022

Apple has released the latest version of Final Cut Pro, version 10.6.2. The FCP update includes two primary new features – Duplicate Detection and Voice...

Pixelmator Pro 2.4 Adds New Layer Types, Vector Shapes, M1 Ultra Support, More

Tuesday, April 12, 2022

Pixelmator Pro 2.4 "Odesa" went live on the Mac App Store today, and the latest major update to the popular image editing app brings new layer types,...

iMovie for iOS Updated With 'Magic Movie' and 'Storyboards' Options, Final Cut Pro Optimized for Mac Studio

Tuesday, April 12, 2022

Apple today announced it has updated iMovie app for the iPhone and iPad with two new types of video projects called "Magic Movie" and "Storyboards."

Apple Releases Safari Technology Preview 143 With Bug Fixes and Performance Improvements

Friday, April 8, 2022

Safari Technology Preview

Apple today released a new update for Safari Technology Preview, the experimental browser Apple first introduced...

If Face ID isn't working on your iPhone or iPad Pro

Thursday, April 7, 2022

If Face ID isn't working on your iPhone or iPad Pro
If you need help using Face ID to unlock your iPhone or iPad, authenticate purchases, sign in...

Apple Now Offering Face ID Repairs for iPhone X Without Replacing the Entire Device

Thursday, April 7, 2022

Apple has expanded its program that allows customers to get their Face ID system repaired without replacing the entire device to the iPhone X, according...

Apple Fixed Two Actively Exploited Vulnerabilities in macOS 12.3.1 Monterey, But Hasn't Released Updates for Big Sur or Catalina

Thursday, April 7, 2022

With the release of macOS Monterey 12.3.1 on Thursday, March 31, Apple addressed two critical vulnerabilities that may have been actively exploited in...

Apple Updates iWork Apps for Mac and iOS With New Features

Thursday, April 7, 2022

Apple today updated its iWork suite of apps, introducing new features for Pages, Numbers, and Keynote on both iOS devices and Mac. These are major version...

Apple AirTag Not Working? 10 Tips to Fix AirTag Issues

Sunday, April 3, 2022

When it comes to tracking items efficiently, AirTag comes close to being a perfect item tracker as compared to alternatives like Galaxy SmartTag. No...

Apple Adding 11-Inch MacBook Air Model and More to Obsolete Products List

Friday, April 1, 2022

Apple will add two MacBook Air models and one MacBook Pro model to its obsolete products liston April 30, according to an internal memo obtained by MacRumors....

DockCase 10s M.2 NVMe Smart SSD Enclosure

Friday, April 1, 2022

DockCase 10s M.2 NVMe Smart SSD Enclosure

How to Set Up Content Caching on Mac

Thursday, March 31, 2022

What is content caching on Mac?
Set up content caching on Mac

View content caching logs and statistics on Mac

Plan for and...

Apple Releases macOS Monterey 12.3.1 With Bluetooth and Display Fixes

Thursday, March 31, 2022

Apple today released macOS Monterey 12.3.1, a minor update to the ‌macOS Monterey‌ operating system that launched in October. ‌macOS Monterey‌ 12.3.1...

Apple Releases iOS 15.4.1 With Fix for Battery Drain Issue

Thursday, March 31, 2022

Apple today released iOS 15.4.1 and iPadOS 15.4.1, minor updates to the iOS and iPadOS 15operating systems that were released in September. iOS 15.4.1...

Apple Releases HomePod 15.4.1 Software With Siri Fix

Thursday, March 31, 2022

Alongside iOS 15.4.1 and iPadOS 15.4.1, Apple today released a new 15.4.1 update designed for the HomePod and the HomePod mini. The 15.4.1 update comes...

Apple Releases watchOS 8.5.1 With Security Updates and Bug Fixes

Thursday, March 31, 2022

Apple today released watchOS 8.5.1, a minor update to the watchOS 8 operating system that came out in September. watchOS 8.5.1 comes two weeks after...

Teach Yourself VISUALLY MacBook Pro & MacBook Air

Wednesday, March 30, 2022

Teach Yourself VISUALLY MacBook Pro & MacBook Air (Teach Yourself VISUALLY (Tech)) 6th Edition Book Get up to speed with your new MacBook Pro or MacBook...

Slow Wi-Fi on MacBook Pro 14" when Bluetooth is on

Tuesday, March 29, 2022

I've narrowed down this issue to the awdl0 virtual network interface, which is how macOS represents the ad-hoc WiFi connections it establishes for Continuity...

macOS Monterey 12.3 Update Bricking Macs That Have Had Logic Board Replacements

Friday, March 18, 2022

The latest macOS Monterey update, released to the public this week, is bricking Macs that have had their logic boards replaced, causing panic among customers...

Sidecar, Use an iPad as a second display for a Mac

Wednesday, March 16, 2022

Sidecar, Use an iPad as a second display for a Mac

Universal Control: Use a single keyboard and mouse between Mac and iPad

Wednesday, March 16, 2022

Universal Control: Use a single keyboard and mouse between Mac and iPad

Control Spatial Audio and head tracking

Wednesday, March 16, 2022

Control Spatial Audio and head tracking

Fanless M1 MacBook Air Thermal Pad Upgrade

Tuesday, March 15, 2022

Hi all just "upgraded" from an early 2020 MBA i3 to the M1 MBA 8/256. 2020 lurker here.
On my prior i3 MBA, I had performed the thermal pad mod...

Apple has released Big Sur 11.6.5 and Catalina SU 2022-003

Tuesday, March 15, 2022

Apple has just released, the security update to Big Sur 11.6.5, and Catalina Security Update 2022-003

macOS Big Sur 11.6.5 Update is now available...

What has changed in macOS Monterey 12.3?

Tuesday, March 15, 2022

What has changed in macOS Monterey 12.3?By any measure, Monterey’s 12.3 update is very substantial, introducing major new features like Universal Control...

PSA: Universal Control and Sidecar Can Be Used At the Same Time in macOS 12.3

Tuesday, March 15, 2022

Before macOS 12.3 and iPadOS 15.4 were released to the public, many beta testers who tried Universal Control were unable to get it working if they were...

Apple Releases macOS Monterey 12.3 With Universal Control, Spatial Audio Dynamic Head Tracking on M1 Macs and More

Tuesday, March 15, 2022

Apple today released macOS Monterey 12.3, the third major update to the ‌macOS Monterey‌ operating system that launched in October 2021. ‌macOS Monterey‌...

Apple Releases watchOS 8.5 With Support for Apple TV Purchase Authorization, Irregular Heart Rhythm Notification Improvements and More

Tuesday, March 15, 2022

Apple today released watchOS 8.5, the fourth major update to the watchOS 8 operating system that launched in September. watchOS 8.5 comes two months...

Apple Releases HomePod Software 15.4

Tuesday, March 15, 2022

Alongside iOS 15.4, iPadOS 15.4, and tvOS 15.4, Apple today released a new 15.4 update that's available for the HomePod and the HomePod mini. The 15.4...

Apple Releases tvOS 15.4 With Support for Captive WiFi Networks

Tuesday, March 15, 2022

Apple today released tvOS 15.4, the fourth major update to the tvOS operating system that first launched in September 2021. tvOS 15.4 comes less than...

Apple Releases iOS 15.4 and iPadOS 15.4 With Face ID Mask Unlock, New Emoji, Universal Control, and More

Tuesday, March 15, 2022

Apple today released iOS 15.4 and iPadOS 15.4, the fourth major updates to the iOS and iPadOS 15 operating systems that were released in September 2021....

Here’s how the new Apple Studio Display compares to the Pro Display XDR and LG UltraFine

Saturday, March 12, 2022

Almost six years since its Thunderbolt display was discontinued, Apple has officially re-entered the consumer external display market with the all-new...

Apple Releases macOS Big Sur 11.6.4 With Security Fixes

Monday, February 14, 2022

Apple today released macOS Big Sur 11.6.4, a security fix update that is designed for Mac users who continue to use the Big Sur operating system instead...

If an error occurred while updating or installing macOS, "Failed to personalize the software update. Please try again."

Friday, February 11, 2022

If an error occurred while updating or installing macOS
The message might say that an error occurred while downloading, preparing, or installing,...

Apple Releases macOS Monterey 12.2.1 With Bluetooth Battery Drain Bug Fix

Thursday, February 10, 2022

Apple today released macOS Monterey 12.2.1, a minor bug fix update that comes two weeks after the launch of macOS Monterey 12.2.
The ‌‌‌‌‌macOS...

Apple Releases Safari Technology Preview 140 With Bug Fixes and Performance Improvements

Thursday, February 10, 2022

Apple today released a new update for Safari Technology Preview, the experimental browser Apple first introduced in March 2016. Apple designed the ‌Safari...

Apple Releases iOS 15.3.1 and iPadOS 15.3.1 With Security Updates and Bug Fixes

Thursday, February 10, 2022

Apple today released iOS 15.3.1 and iPadOS 15.3.1, two minor updates to the iOS and iPadOS operating systems released in September 2021. iOS and iPadOS...

Apple Releases watchOS 8.4.2 With Bug Fixes

Thursday, February 10, 2022

Apple today released watchOS 8.4.2, a minor update to the watchOS 8 operating system that launched in September. watchOS 8.4.2 comes two weeks after...

Some macOS 12.2 Users Experiencing Bluetooth-Related Battery Drain Issue During Sleep Mode

Thursday, February 3, 2022

Apple released macOS Monterey 12.2 earlier this week, and some Mac users who have installed the software update are experiencing excessive battery drain...

Apple Releases watchOS 8.4.1 With Bug Fixes for Apple Watch Series 4 and Later

Tuesday, February 1, 2022

Apple today released watchOS 8.4.1, a minor update to the watchOS 8 operating system that launched in September. watchOS 8.4.1 comes a week after the...

Houdahspot, Powerful File Search for Mac

Sunday, January 30, 2022

Houdahspot 6

Apple Warns macOS Catalina Users About Installing macOS 12.3 Beta on Volume With FileVault Enabled

Saturday, January 29, 2022

Apple today updated its macOS 12.3 beta release notes to warn macOS Catalina users about a potential boot loop issue when installing the macOS 12.3 or...

What has changed in Monterey 12.2?

Friday, January 28, 2022

What has changed in Monterey 12.2?macOS Monterey 12.2 is of modest size, relative to updates in recent years, at 2-2.8 GB, depending on model. This article...

Apple Releases macOS Monterey 12.2 With Safari Vulnerability Fix

Wednesday, January 26, 2022

Apple today released macOS Monterey 12.2, the second major update to the ‌macOS Monterey‌ update that launched in October. ‌macOS Monterey‌ 12.2 comes...

Apple Releases Safari Technology Preview 139 With Bug Fixes and Performance Improvements

Wednesday, January 26, 2022

Apple today released a new update for Safari Technology Preview, the experimental browser Apple first introduced in March 2016. Apple designed the ‌Safari...

Apple Releases iOS 15.3 and iPadOS 15.3 With Fix for Safari Bug That Leaks Browsing Activity

Wednesday, January 26, 2022

Apple today released iOS 15.3 and iPadOS 15.3, the third major updates to the iOS and iPadOS 15 operating systems that were released in September 2021....

Apple Releases watchOS 8.4 With Fix for Apple Watch Charging Bug

Wednesday, January 26, 2022

Apple today released watchOS 8.4, the third major update to the watchOS 8 operating system that launched in September. watchOS 8.4 comes over a month...

Apple Releases HomePod Software 15.3

Wednesday, January 26, 2022

Apple today released a new 15.3 update that's available for the HomePod and the HomePod mini.
As with iOS 15.3, the ‌HomePod‌ 15.3 software is a...

Apple Releases tvOS 15.3 for Apple TV HD and Apple TV 4K

Wednesday, January 26, 2022

Apple today released tvOS 15.3, the third major update to the tvOS operating system that first launched in September 2021. tvOS 15.3 comes more than...

Safari Technology Preview 138

Friday, January 21, 2022

Safari Technology Preview

iCloud+ Private Relay

Thursday, January 20, 2022

iCloud+ Private Relay.

There are lots of good reasons for not wanting to expose your IP address when you connect to a website. For most of...

Check whether your Mac is up to date automatically

Wednesday, January 19, 2022

SilentKnight

A replacement for LockRattler to perform its assessments and check whether your Mac is up to date automatically. Checks EFI firmware,...